Accommodation in New Zealand

The accommodation in New Zealand is wide and varied to suite your personal preference, whether you are here on holiday, vacation or a business trip.


Hotels are located on all the main travelling routes.
You can choose from the large international chains which are found in most major cities, or located in key holiday destinations.
There are smaller hotels that are memorable for their kiwi hospitality. The rooms are furnished with a bed, hand basin, wardrobe and/or drawers, while coffee and tea making facilities, liquor service, restaurant or dining room are available. In most hotels you can find free, fast wi-fi internet that will satisfy all your needs, no matter if it’s reading the latest news, watching movies or playing demanding games. You can even get a free bonus to try any of the online casino games for free from selected legal casinos. Read more about this no deposit bonus at this link here.


Where most offer a mixture of dormitories, double, share twin, and single rooms. Some rooms may include linen; otherwise this can be hired. Some rooms may also have TVs, fridges, tea, coffee and storage facilities. In most cases, bathroom and kitchen facilities are shared with communal dining and living areas. Although private and ensuite bathrooms are sometimes available.

Self Contained & Serviced (eg Motel)

Enjoy the privacy of accommodation with its own entrance, bathroom facilities and lounge area. Kitchen and laundry may be included. Breakfast can be provided or you may be fully self-catering. Serviced daily.

Camps, Camping Grounds & Parks

Where cost is minimal. Sites for tents, caravans, campervans are provided and also a range of cabins through to motel accommodation. Showers, laundry, toilets, and cooking facilities are communal.


Where your every need is catered for. From the moment you arrive, you will experience friendly personal service and enjoy the comfort and luxury within the relaxed surroundings. Dine on the finest gourmet cuisine and wine. Relax, regenerate, rejuvenate.

Self Contained (eg Motel )

For the independent traveller. A fully equipped kitchen is provided with your own bathroom facilities and lounge area. Laundry is communal. Not serviced.

Guest & Hosted (eg B&B)

Accommodation in private homes where the hosts offer guests, warm and friendly hospitality during their stay. Lounge and dining areas are usually shared with host and/or other guests. In most cases breakfast is included with lunches and dinners optional extras. Hosts provide an insight into the local culture and attractions available.


Semi Contained

Basic cooking facilities are available with shared communal bathroom and toilets


Qualmark Accommodation Rating System

Qualmark is the New Zealand’s quality rating system for accommodation. Properties displaying the qualmark sign are visited annually by professionally trained assessors. The Qualmark system uses a 1 to 5 star scale:

* Acceptable Meets customer’s minimum requirements. Basic, clean and comfortable.
** Good. Exceeds customers’ minimum requirement with some additional facilities and facilities.
*** Very Good Provides a range of facilities and services and achieves good to very good quality standards.
**** Excellent. Consistently achieves high quality levels with a wide range of facilities and services.
***** Exceptional. Among the best available in New Zealand .